The Elliot Companies and Big Sandy Community and Technical College Forge Pathways for Students through Innovative Partnership
The Elliot Companies, a leading force in the construction industry, continues its strong partnership with Big Sandy Community and Technical College (BSCTC) to create opportunities for students seeking to kickstart their careers while pursuing their education.
This partnership supports students' educational goals and strengthens their ties to the workforce. The Elliot Companies is committed to providing students with a practical and hands-on learning experience, preparing them for successful careers in their chosen fields.
Morgan Valentine, Senior Project Manager at Elliot Companies, emphasized the significance of this collaboration for the community and the students. He stated, "This partnership holds great significance by bridging the gap between our workforce and educational institutions, contributing significantly to the growth and development of our community.”
Joe Compton, Professor of Electrical Technology at Big Sandy Community and Technical College, expressed his enthusiasm for the partnership, saying, "It brings a lot of skilled employees to our region. It provides employers a local pipeline to prevent subcontracting or going out of the region to find employees."
As the partnership gains momentum, both organizations look forward to fostering the growth and development of the local workforce.